SPHEREx Science Community Workshop Agenda (updated March 9 w/ slides)
February 24-26, 2016, at the Keck Institute for Space Studies
  Day 1 Morning of Feb. 24   Comments
Session 1 Title Presenter Chair: Werner
9:00 Welcome, Workshop Objectives Bock
9:20 SPHEREx Instrument Overview Bock
9:50 SPHEREx Cosmology Doré
10:10 SPHEREx Galaxy Evolution Cooray
10:30 Coffee Break
Session 2 Title Presenter Chair: Bock
11:00 SPHEREx Ices Science Melnick Presentation
11:20

SPHEREx Pipeline, Products, and Tools
(as currently planned)
Crill

Presentation

12:00 Lunch
  Day 1 Afternoon of Feb. 24   Comments
Session 3 Title Presenter Chair: Korngut
1:15 Solar System Science Lisse Presentation
1:40 Emission-line Images of the Galaxy Neufeld Presentation
2:05 3D Distribution of Dust Finkbeiner Presentation
2:30 Mapping Resolved Extinction Curves Boogert
2:45 Open Discussion All
3:15 Coffee Break
Session 4 Title Presenter Chair: Doré
3:45


The 2020's Is the Decade of Surveys:
SPHEREx in the Context of WFIRST, Euclid, and LSST
Strauss


Presentation


4:10

Synergism with X-rays - eROSITA and Galaxy Clusters Salvato

Presentation

4:35

Cosmological Synergies with WFIRST and Euclid Rhodes

Presentation
4:50

Wrap-Up Discussion of Day 1
Update Day 2 Agenda If Needed
All

6:30 Decompression Athenaeum
  Day 2 Morning of Feb. 25   Comments
Session 5 Title Presenter Chair: Ashby
8:30

Science Cases from the Korean Community Jeong/Song

8:55 IR Spectra of z~1 Galaxies Kriek Presentation
9:20


The Interstellar Medium and Star Formation in Nearby Galaxies with SPHEREx Sandstrom


9:45 Open Discussion
10:00 Coffee
Session 6 Title Presenter Chair: Zemcov
10:45

Stellar and Exoplanet Radii (GAIA/Kepler) Stevens

Presentation
11:10

Hot Dust Around Young Stars,
Evolved Stars
Su

Presentation
11:35

Brown Dwarfs
and Low-Mass Stars
Kirkpatrick

12:00 Galactic Plane Science with SPHEREx Benjamin Presentation
12:15

Discussion and Plans for Afternoon Breakout Sessions Doré
or Bock
12:30 Lunch
  Day 2 Afternoon of Feb. 25   Comments
1:30 Breakout 1 Extragalactic Science:
Data Products, Software, Methods, etc.
Presenter

Short Contributed Talks
Chair: Dore´
Redshift Determination from SPHEREx Data Capak

Lessons Learned from SDSS Strauss
Presentation
JWST Synergies (Extragalactic)
and How to Exploit Them
Windhorst

Presentation

Clustering Redshifts and SPHEREx Mendez Presentation
Cosmology and Astrophysics with the kSZ Effect Ferraro

Presentation

Towards 21cm Observations and Infrared Cross-Correlations Neben

Presentation

Dealing with Spatial and Redshift Systematics in Modern Surveys Leistedt

Presentation

SPHEREx+eROSITA from a Galaxy Cluster and Cosmology Perspective Mohr

Presentation

AGN Science with SPHEREx from the Korean Community Kim

Presentation

Working Session. Topics Include:
Data Products and Software Tools for Extragalactic Science
Identify Early-Release Science (Extragalactic)
Identify Benefits for JWST and WFIRST
Catalog Synergies (SDSS,2MASS,WISE,etc.)
1:30 Breakout 2 Galactic and Solar System Science:
Data Products, Software, Methods, etc.
Presenter

Short Contributed Talks
Chair: Werner
Spectral Calibration for Ice Science Ashby
JWST Synergies (Galactic)
and How to Exploit Them
Greene

Presentation

Metal-Poor Stars and Milky Way Formation with SPHEREx Schlaufman

Presentation

Near-Infrared Spectra of the Zodiacal Light Pyo

Working Session. Topics Include:
Data Products and Software Tools for Galactic/Solar System Science
Identify Early-Release Science (Galactic)
Catalog Synergies (SDSS,2MASS,WISE,etc.)
Spectral Classification Tools (stars)
5:30 Wrap Up Discussion of Day 2
Update Day 3 Agenda If Needed
All

6:30 Decompression Athenaeum
  Day 3 Morning of Feb. 26   Comments
Session 7 Title Presenter Chair: Bock
8:30

Plenary

Summaries of Breakout Discussions
Common Elements in Subgroup Reports
10:00 Coffee
10:30

Endorsement or Refinement
of SPHEREx Data Release Plan
Crill, Zemcov to lead

11:15



Planning the Next Steps
Contributions for Science White Paper
Friends of SPHEREx Discussion
Follow-Up Activities
All



12:15

Workshop Ends
and Lunch Begins
  Workshop Ends